Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care 2018; Issue #9

Commentary by Bill Splinter Feature Article:  Margaret Booth, A., Ridley Maddison, J., Wright, K., Katharine Fraser, L., & Anne Beresford, B. (2018). Research prioritisation exercises related to the care of children and young people with life-limiting conditions, their parents, and all those who care for them : a systematic scoping review. Other Articles of interest:  Bogossian, Read more about Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care 2018; Issue #9[…]

Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care 2017; Issue #1

Dr. Hal Siden Feature Article: Bateman, L. B., et al. (2016). “Physician communication in pediatric end-of-life care: A simulation study.” American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Medicine 33 (10): 935-941. This month’s list has a wealth of interesting articles. The Bateman article caught my attention because it addressed head on the need for structured training Read more about Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care 2017; Issue #1[…]

Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care 2016; Issue #8

Dr. Hal Siden Feature Article: Ullrich, CK, Lehmann, L, London W, et al. (2016) End-of-Life Care Patterns Associated with Pediatric Palliative Care among Children Who Underwent Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant. Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation. This interesting article examines end-of-life care provided to a very specific but important population, children who have undergone stem-cell transplant (SCT). The Read more about Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care 2016; Issue #8[…]

Charting the Territory: Children and families living with progressive life-threatening conditions – Author Commentary

Dr. Hal Siden This month’s blog post features commentary by Dr. Hal Siden on his article, “Charting the Territory: Children and families living with progressive life-threatening conditions”. Feature Article: Siden, H. & Steele, R. (2015) Charting the Territory: Children and families living with progressive life-threatening conditions. Paediatrics & Child Health. Why did we write this article? Rose Steele Read more about Charting the Territory: Children and families living with progressive life-threatening conditions – Author Commentary[…]